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Will Whitehorn: Innovation is key to achieving disruption

Innovation and disruption

Will Whitehorn, founding shareholder of Purple Bricks and Deputy Chairman of Stagecoach talks innovation and disruption in this short video.


National Markets, Head of Consulting

KPMG in the UK


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Will Whitehorn is a Founding Shareholder and Non-Executive Director (NED) of one of the UK's fastest growing businesses, Purplebricks.com, and NED at Stagecoach Group plc, so he’s excellently placed to inspire and challenge you. Why innovate? What is disruption? How important is culture? Are you exploiting research and data? How is mobile technology changing your customer experience?

Will is also the former President of Virgin Galactic and Virgin Brand Development & Corporate Affairs Director. From working on large scale projects such as the Pendolino high-speed train service, to developing a strategy which will soon lead to daily flights one hundred miles above the Earth's surface – Will has been at the heart of some of the world’s biggest innovations and disruptions. 

His passion and vision for innovation has led to Purplebricks becoming a game-changing estate agency, with a hybrid business model that is challenging the status quo. 

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